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Caroline T. Nguyen, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
KEK 1500 San Pablo St Health Sciences Campus Los Angeles


Dr. Nguyen's major areas of research interest include thyroglobulin and thyroglobulin antibodies as tumor markers in differentiated thyroid cancer. Her current research entails diagnosis and treatment of severely decompensated hypothyroidism and evaluation of the physiological and biochemical changes associated with treatment of severely decompensated hypothyroidism.

Dr. Nguyen earned her medical degree from University of California, Davis. Following her residency at UCLA-Olive View Medical center, she went on to complete her Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Fellowship at Keck School of Medicine of USC.


American Thyroid Association 84th Annual Meeting: Abstract Winner, 2014

UCLA-Olive View: Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, 2013

National Merit Scholar

American Heart Association: Undergraduate Research Scholar, 2003


Nguyen CT, Braverman LE, Singer PA. Got Rice? An Unusual Case of Iodine-Deficiency Hypothyroidism. Thyroid. 2016 Sep; 26(9):1338-9. View in: PubMed

Angell TE, Lechner MG, Nguyen CT, Salvato VL, Nicoloff JT, LoPresti JS. Clinical features and hospital outcomes in thyroid storm: a retrospective cohort study. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2015 Feb; 100(2):451-9. View in: PubMed

Nguyen CT, Raychaudhuri SP. Authors' reply. Indian J Dermatol. 2013 Jan; 58(1):81. View in: PubMed

Nguyen CT, Raychaudhuri SP. SCEDOSPORIUM INFECTION IN A PATIENT WITH ANTI-TNFa THERAPY. Indian J Dermatol. 2011 Jan; 56(1):82-3. View in: PubMed

Raychaudhuri SP, Nguyen CT, Raychaudhuri SK, Gershwin ME. Incidence and nature of infectious disease in patients treated with anti-TNF agents. Autoimmun Rev. 2009 Dec; 9(2):67-81. View in: PubMed

Nguyen NT, Nguyen CT, Stevens CM, Steward E, Paya M. The efficacy of fibrin sealant in prevention of anastomotic leak after laparoscopic gastric bypass. J Surg Res. 2004 Dec; 122(2):218-24. View in: PubMed

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